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May 7, 2009

Public Health Threats and Pandemics
The United States and the Future of Global Governance: H1N1 - The Global Response to the Swine Influenza

JAMES TRAUB: (In progress) -- is Laurie Garrett. And now my microphone is on. Welcome to the third session. Let me put my spectacles on so I can read this -- MS. : (Off mike.) TRAUB: The six…

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May 7, 2009

Public Health Threats and Pandemics
H1N1: The Global Response to the Swine Influenza

Watch Laurie A. Garrett, senior fellow for global health at the Council on Foreign Relations, explain the origins of H1N1, the threat it poses, and the actions that should be taken to minimize the pa…

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April 21, 2009

Afghanistan
Afghanistan, Pakistan, and U.S. National Security Symposium: Panel II: Options and Prescriptions for U.S. Policy

Watch a panel of experts outline the range of options available for U.S. foreign policy towards Afghanistan and Pakistan and their prescriptions moving forward. This conversation was part of the Cou…

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March 10, 2010

International Organizations
Developing an International Framework for Geoengineering

As the international community continues to work toward emissions reductions, some climate scientists are turning to the concept of geoengineering—the deliberate manipulation of the Earth’s climate—t…

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March 10, 2010

International Organizations
Developing an International Framework for Geoengineering

Listen to experts breakdown the development of an international framework for geoengineering and the implications of these technologies for U.S. foreign policy.

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April 28, 2010

Mexico
U.S. Security Assistance to Mexico: A View From the Hill

As Mexico continues to struggle with the effects of illegal activity within and along its border region, evidenced by dramatic growth in drug-related violence, join U.S. Representative Kay Granger fo…

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September 30, 2010

Cybersecurity
Foreign Affairs LIVE: The Pentagon's New Cyberstrategy

Related Readings:Defending a New Domain by William J. Lynn IIIInternet Governance in an Age of Cyber Insecurity by Robert K. KnakeGoogle's Lesson: Innovation Has to Be Accompanied by Reliabilityby Ro…

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September 30, 2010

Cybersecurity
Foreign Affairs LIVE: The Pentagon's New Cyberstrategy

Deputy Secretary of Defense William Lynn discusses the various new strategies used by the Pentagon to identify information technology threats, combat cyber warfare, and protect U.S. infrastructure.

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May 10, 2011

Development
Women and Development: A Conversation with Anne-Marie Slaughter

ISOBEL COLEMAN:  Good afternoon, everybody.  Good afternoon.  I'm Isobel Coleman.  I'm a senior fellow here at the Council on Foreign Relations and director of the council's Civil Society, Markets, …

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March 9, 2011

Technology and Innovation
Engaging Through Science: A Tool for U.S. Foreign Policy

SHIRLEY ANN JACKSON: Welcome to the Council on Foreign Relations meeting where our topic this evening is engaging through science: a tool for U.S. foreign policy. I am Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson, Presi…

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